Colombians vote on anti-corruption referendum

BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) - Colombians are voting Sunday in a first-of-a-kind referendum that aims to curb corruption in a country where white-collar criminals are fast replacing drug gangs and paramilitary groups in penetrating the upper echelons of power.

The referendum seeks to slash the salaries of Colombia's Congress members and ...

Politicians mourn John McCain

Colleagues and politicians on both sides of the aisle publicly mourned GOP Sen. John McCain (Ariz.) Saturday, following the announcement of his death.McCain, long seen as a giant of the Senate and a maverick within...

Meghan McCain calls her father ‘a great fire who burned bright’

Meghan McCain offered the following statement about her father shortly after his death Saturday night: "My father, United States Senator John Sidney McCain III, departed this life today."

"I was with my father at his end, as he was with me at my beginning. In the thirty-three years we shared ...

Captivity, candor and hard votes: 9 moments that made McCain

WASHINGTON (AP) - John McCain lived most of his life in the public eye, surviving war, torture, scandal, political stardom and failure, the enmity of some colleagues and the election of President Donald Trump.

Even brain cancer didn't seem to scare McCain so much as it sobered and saddened him.


John McCain dead at 81

Arizona Sen. John McCain, a war hero who survived five years as a prisoner of war in Vietnam, served three decades in Congress and went on to become the Republican Party’s nominee for president in 2008, has died.